LET’S TALK: Tarantulas

Queensland Museum Theatre


Immerse yourself in the captivating eight-legged world inhabited by one of the most feared and misunderstood land animals – the tarantula. Overcome fear with fascination as renowned  arachnologist, Dr Robert Raven, provides a rare insight into the diverse characteristics and life cycles of these amazing creatures.

LET’S TALK: Tarantulas is presented with support from Program Partner Inspiring Australia.


Bernie Hobbs


Bernie Hobbs

Best known to the general public as a judge on The New Inventors, Bernie Hobbs is an award-winning science writer and broadcaster with ABC Science Online. Originally form Brisbane, Bernie...

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Rob Raven


Rob Raven

Having named more new trapdoor, funnelweb and tarantula (mygalomorph) species than any person, living or dead, Robert Raven is in a good position to discuss the scientific horrors of Australian...

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Queensland Museum & Sciencentre, Grey Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Age Recommendation

All ages.

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